Red Tail Hawk
This rigid heddle kit features Mountain Colors Weavers Wool. Vertical and horizontal dashes dance together to create a wonderful pattern. With the warp already wound, this kit makes for quick weaving for all experience levels.
"Sunrise" color way
with Snapdragon pattern
This mixed warp scarf designed for rigid heddle or 2-shaft looms features a chorus line of Mountain Colors yarns in the warp: Hollyhock Wool Crepe, Thunderstorm merino Ribbon and Lodgegrass Woo/silk Twizzle. Changing the wool crepe weft colors dramatically creates new looks. A fun, easy kit to weave, the resulting scarf is soft and flowing. Having the mixed warp pre-measured and wound makes it an excellent beginners kit, but intermediate to advanced weavers will love the convenience of the ready to go warp. Finished size: 8" wide by 72" long.
Available with weft colors: Hummingbird (shown above) plus:
This 4-shaft overshot design is based on a name draft created from "That's Doable!" Sett at 10 e.p.i. the warp and tabby weft are in Mountain Colors wool crepe with their Weavers Wool for the pattern weft. Finished runner is 13.5" wide x 48" long.
Runner as shown above in Yellowstone Crepe with Harmony Garnet Weavers Wool plus color choices below.
This 4-shaft huck lace design features Mountain Colors merino/silk blend Winterlace yarn in their Harmony Colors. This silky soft scarf is long enough to wear multiple ways - a French knot for your favorite blouse or floating around the collar of your "go-to" jacket. Finished size: 8" wide x 72" long
Available in Harmony Plum (as shown above) plus:
with Ice pattern
for rigid heddle/knitters, 2-shaft looms
Mountain Colors hand-painted Bearfoot merino/mohair and Winter Silk merino/silk yarns, this scarf commemorates the Silk Road; the many trails, by-ways and routes which moved silk from the Orient to markets across the Middle East and Europe. This sumptuous scarf is soft against your skin and will drape beautifully with your favorite jacket.
Three colorways: Summer dale, Meadowlark and Spring Eclipse. Finished size: 7" W x 68" L
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Harmony Soft Rock
Time to ditch the zip-lock plastic bag when traveling with small projects and move up to a pretty travel project bag! Kit includes Mountain Colors hand-painted yarns to make one bag and instructions are included to make all three! Approximate finished size (after felting) is 7" wide x 7" tall x 2" deep.
L-R Chokecherry (woven in rigid heddle), Summerdale (4" pin loom squares) or Huckleberry (knitted in the round) to make one bag and instructions for making all three!
Bags are wet-felted for durability and felting instructions are included. Kit does not include buttons or beads so you can select your personal favorites.
One project + 3 ways to wear it = a truly versatile kit! This leno weave rigid heddle kit features Mountain Colors Weavers Wool yarn and there is no sewing involved! Kit includes diagrams and instructions for leno weave as well as how to finish the shawl/cowl/hood and adjusting for sizes. Finished size (before joining) is 13" W x 70" L.
As shown above in Red Willow plus:
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Kits for rigid heddle, 2 & 4 shaft looms plus Zoom Looms! For Zoom Loom kits, please check out the Swatch Critters page.
Shop owners wishing to carry dje handwovens with Mountain Colors Yarns weaving kits,
please contact us to place your order:
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To view an instructional video on how to warp a rigid heddle loom with a pre-measured warp, click here
As the sun rises, colors erupt to welcome the day. As the sun sets, colors deepen to embrace the night. This scarf in Mountain Colors Twizzlefoot (superwash merino/silk) outlined with Bearfoot (superwash wool with mohair) celebrates the explosions of color that start and end our days.
Finished size is 8.5" W x 65" L
For Rigid Heddle and 2-shaft looms. Sett at 10 epi, but the warp threads are all doubled. The warp is pre-wound for instant gratification weaving.
"Sunset" color way
with Big Sky pattern
Gotta Dash in Summit
Finished size: 9"W x 70" L
Featuring Mountain Colors "Mountain Goat" yarns (wool blended with just a kiss of mohair for shine), this kit is designed with rigid heddle and knitting loom weavers in mind. A kaleidoscope uses light and mirrors to transform ordinary objects into extraordinary designs. In this kit, the hounds tooth plaid weave structure transforms the color repeats in the hand-painted yarns into new dimensions.
As pictured above in "Trading Post" plus colorways below.
Finished size: 7.5" W x 60" L.